These sources exclusively use humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people’s stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues. Primarily these sources are clear that they are satire and do not attempt to deceive. See all Satire sources.
Overall, we rate the Political Garbage Chute a fully transparent satire website that appeals to the left.
Country: USA World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180 (2020)
Founded in 2012, the Political Garbage Chute is a satirical website that covers politics often mocking conservatives and President Donald Trump. According to their about page “Named by Snopes as the “most trustworthyfullish fake news outlet” in the entire known and unknown universe. Laughing AT politicians, not with them.”
The Political Garbage Chute is owned by James Schlarmann who writes or owns other satire websites such as Alternative Facts, Alternative Science, The Pastiche Post, and Satirical Facts. Revenue is derived through advertising and the sale of merchandise.